U+5CB8 was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block CJK Unified Ideographs in the Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Letter and is mainly used in the Han script. The Unihan Database defines it as bank, shore; beach, coast. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is àn(43).

The glyph is not a composition. It has a Wide East Asian Width. In bidirectional context it acts as Left To Right and is not mirrored. In text U+5CB8 behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.


System Representation
UTF-8 E5 B2 B8
UTF-16 5C B8
UTF-32 00 00 5C B8
URL-Quoted %E5%B2%B8
HTML-Escape 岸
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 岸
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E4 CD
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B4 DF
Pīnyīn àn(43)
IRG_GSource G0-3036
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-345F
IRG_KPSource KP0-F7B
IRG_KSource K0-644D
IRG_TSource T1-4D26
IRG_VSource V1-534
BigFive A9A4
CNS1986 1-4D26
CNS1992 1-4D26
GB0 1622
GB1 1622
Jis0 2063
KSC0 6845
MainlandTelegraph 1489
TaiwanTelegraph 1489
Xerox 245:241


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode 1 Name (na1)
Block (blk) CJK
General Category (gc) Other Letter
Script (sc) Han
Bidirectional Category (bc) Left To Right
Combining Class (ccc) Not Reordered
Decomposition Type (dt) None
Decomposition Mapping (dm) 岸
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 岸
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 岸
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 岸
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 岸
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 岸
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 岸
Case Folding (cf) 岸
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 岸
Bidi Paired Bracket Type (bpt) None
Cased (Cased)
Composition Exclusion (CE)
Case Ignorable (CI)
Full Composition Exclusion (Comp_Ex)
Changes When Casefolded (CWCF)
Changes When Casemapped (CWCM)
Changes When NFKC Casefolded (CWKCF)
Changes When Lowercased (CWL)
Changes When Titlecased (CWT)
Changes When Uppercased (CWU)
Dash (Dash)
Deprecated (Dep)
Default Ignorable Code Point (DI)
Diacritic (Dia)
East Asian Width (ea) Wide
Extender (Ext)
FC NFKC Closure (FC_NFKC) 岸
Grapheme Cluster Break (GCB) Any
Grapheme Base (Gr_Base)
Grapheme Extend (Gr_Ext)
Hex Digit (Hex)
Hangul Syllable Type (hst) Not Applicable
Hyphen (Hyphen)
ID Continue (IDC)
Ideographic (Ideo)
ID Start (IDS)
IDS Binary Operator (IDSB)
IDS Trinary Operator and (IDST)
Indic Positional Category (InPC) NA
Indic Syllabic Category (InSC) Other
ISO 10646 Comment (isc)
Joining Group (jg) No_Joining_Group
Join Control (Join_C)
Jamo Short Name (JSN)
Joining Type (jt) Non Joining
kIICore (kIICore) AGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-3036
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-345F
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F7B
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-644D
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4D26
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-534
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0610.070
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 08009
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10766.040
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0310.030
kBigFive (kBigFive) A9A4
kCangjie (kCangjie) UMMJ
kCantonese (kCantonese) ngon6
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 456.303
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4D26
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4D26
kCowles (kCowles) 3078
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0610.070
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) bank, shore; beach, coast
kEACC (kEACC) 213B6C
kFenn (kFenn) 32C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 4.04
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2224.1
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB0 (kGB0) 1622
kGB1 (kGB1) 1622
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kGSR (kGSR) 0139e'
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10766.040
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) àn(343)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10766.040:àn
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 1094
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KISHI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) GAN
kJis0 (kJis0) 2063
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0310.030
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 296
kKorean (kKorean) AN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F7BF
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6845
kLau (kLau) 2368
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1489
kMandarin (kMandarin) àn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 40
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2072
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 08009
kNelson (kNelson) 1413
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 653
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1563+46.3.5
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 46.5
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 46.5
kSBGY (kSBGY) 401.35
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1489
kTang (kTang) *ngɑ̀n
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 8
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) ngàn
kXerox (kXerox) 245:241
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0010.020:àn
Line Break (lb) Ideographic
Logical Order Exception (LOE)
Math (Math)
Noncharacter Code Point (NChar)
NFC Quick Check (NFC_QC) Yes
NFD Quick Check (NFD_QC) Yes
NFKC Casefold (NFKC_CF) 岸
NFKC Quick Check (NFKC_QC) Yes
NFKD Quick Check (NFKD_QC) Yes
Numeric Type (nt) None
Numeric Value (nv) NaN
Other Alphabetic (OAlpha)
Other Default Ignorable Code Point (ODI)
Other Grapheme Extend (OGr_Ext)
Other ID Continue (OIDC)
Other ID Start (OIDS)
Other Lowercase (OLower)
Other Math (OMath)
Other Uppercase (OUpper)
Pattern Syntax (Pat_Syn)
Pattern White Space (Pat_WS)
Quotation Mark (QMark)
Radical (Radical)
Sentence Break (SB) OLetter
Simple Case Folding (scf) 岸
Script Extension (scx) Han
Soft Dotted (SD)
STerm (STerm)
Terminal Punctuation (Term)
Unified Ideograph (UIdeo)
Variation Selector (VS)
Word Break (WB) Other
White Space (WSpace)
XID Continue (XIDC)
XID Start (XIDS)
Expands On NFC (XO_NFC)
Expands On NFD (XO_NFD)
Expands On NFKC (XO_NFKC)
Expands On NFKD (XO_NFKD)